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Re: Proposal: replace here documents with a component

From: Norman Walsh <Norman.Walsh@Sun.COM>
Date: Thu, 21 Sep 2006 12:38:12 -0400
To: public-xml-processing-model-wg@w3.org
Message-ID: <87eju5kwej.fsf@nwalsh.com>
/ Alex Milowski <alex@milowski.org> was heard to say:
[...]
| While that might be unfortunate in some odd situations, the utility of
| having "here" documents *exactly* where they are using is very
| important and I don't want that facility to go away.
|
| I'm not in favor of this proposal as it moves statically known inputs
| to dynamically known inputs and that means that component-level
| optimizations (e.g. pre-compiling the XSLT) are completely lost.

Nonsense. There's nothing that prevents you from knowing that
p:document components are static (they are!) or from doing any
compilations that you want.

                                        Be seeing you,
                                          norm

-- 
Norman Walsh
XML Standards Architect
Sun Microsystems, Inc.

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